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GOP Leaders Brought Big League Policy Differences to Trump Speech

Health care, spending top issues in dispute<p>Hours before President Donald Trump delivered his first address to a joint session of Congress, Republican …

A 5 Minute Tea Meditation That Trains Your Brain to De-Stress and Be Present

There are many forms of meditation that can bring you into the present moment, help ground you, and help give you energy and focus for the day. One …

A husband didn’t call back. His wife’s frustration may be about something else.

<i>Hi, Carolyn: The scenario, as unbiased as I can present it:</i><p><i>History: Wife NEVER calls husband during day to chat.</i><p><i>Today: Wife is dropping son off at school and calls husband. Husband accidentally drops call when answering.</i><p><i>Question: What does husband do next? A. Call wife back to be sure all is okay</i> …

Owe

A Real-Numbers Breakdown of My Actual Mortgage Payment

Any renter with an internet connection and a passion for painting the walls dark green (or black or maybe just wallpapering a bit) can attest to the …

Talk About Something Other Than Your Relationship

In Religious Freedom Debate, 2 American Values Clash

The collision of two core American values — freedom of religion and freedom from discrimination — is prompting a showdown in legislatures and courts across the country.<p>For some conservatives, religious freedom means the right to act on their opposition to same-sex marriage and other practices that …

One more gaffe for India's national airline and people can't stop rubbing it in

Fault in the stars? Or perhaps in the skies?<p>Because nothing seems to be going right for India's national airline, Air India. First, it was pilloried …

Air India

3 Tips That Will Help You Keep Your Cool Under Pressure

Mindfulness is one of those tools we all have access to. It’s free and accessible 24 hours a day. It doesn’t require a prescription, an appointment …

Preparing to buy a home: myths and truths

When it comes to purchasing a home, people have many misconceptions, says Craig Garcia, president of Capital Partners Mortgage.<p>"The homebuying …

Apple’s AR ambitions may be bigger than we thought

Apple “may have over 1,000 engineers working on a project in Israel that could be related” to augmented reality, claims UBS analyst Steven Milunovich in a new note to clients.<p>Because of this, Milunovich suggests that Apple is viewing AR as one of the next big areas of tech innovation. One possible …

Why Trump can’t make a deal

Trump was supposed to be great at making deals. What happened?<p>In <i>The Art of the Deal</i>, Donald Trump writes, “You can’t con people, at least not for long. You can create excitement, you can do wonderful promotion and get all kinds of press, and you can throw in a little hyperbole. But if you don’t …

81-year-old woman makes iPhone app after only starting to use computers at 60

If you laugh at how older people use computers, this 81-year-old from Japan is going to set you straight.<p>Masako Wakamiya is making the news for an …

Apps

Who Says It Can’t Happen Here?

<i>Official portrait of Donald J. Trump, the 45th president. (The White House / CC-BY)</i><p>Advertisement<p>Donald Trump’s candidacy and now, presidency, have …

49% Of Retailers Adopt Internet Of Things, 81% See Improved Customer Experience

The Internet of Things is reaching retail, with most uses focused on customer engagement.<p>Retailers using IoT technology also are finding that …

Internet of Things

The New Housing Bubble - This Unique Chart Proves It

<i>By</i> <i>Brian Kehm</i><i>, Financial Research Associate, The Oxford Club</i><p>The housing bubble burst in 2008...<p>But today, it's back in full force.<p>Home prices are …

Small Apartment Merges Living And Working Spaces Into A Cozy Home

Situated at the center of Tel Aviv in Israel, this small apartment measures only 53 square meters but, in spite of that, it manages to combine both …

Zoho Zia Will Make You Want to Fire Your Account Manager

Zia, the new artificial intelligence (AI)-based recommendation engine from Zoho, will make your sales reps look much smarter than they may actually …

The Best Food For Your Brain: Try These Ginger Recipes

It adds great flavor AND is good for us. Win, win.<p>Let’s be honest here: we can all use a little brain boost from time to time. The days are long and busy ― it’s easy to feel mentally fried. We have a little secret to share with you. Ginger, the delightfully spicy root, is just what you need. Not …

Just How Secure Are Those Encrypted Apps Leaking Trump's Secrets?

As President Trump wails about continuing leaks from his embattled government, White House press secretary Sean Spicer is warning staff about the use of encrypted communications apps. He has at least one valid point: it’s possible that any officials using those apps for government business could …

Privacy

Former Mexican president trolls Trump's address

Former Mexican president Vicente Fox Quesada's war on Trump continues.<p>Fox took to Twitter on Tuesday night to offer his own commentary on President Trump's first joint address to Congress.<p>And, as he has proven in the past, he did not hold back*:<p>*We did, because we did like our jobs, and thus did …

Yep, Amazon Broke The Internet on Tuesday, And Here's Why That's a Big Problem

Even "Is It Down Right Now?" went down.<p>A massive internet outage that took down thousands of popular websites on Tuesday was thanks to a technical …

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

× It looks like Cookies are disabled in your browser. For the best experience, please enable cookies when using our site.<p>Blocked IP Address<p>Your IP …

Why All Airliners Look the Same

And why someday they won't.<p>Airport tarmacs of the 1970s and '80s were home to a menagerie of airliners, from humpbacked 747s and needle-nosed Concordes to T-tailed MD-80s. Today, much of that variety has vanished. Almost all medium and large jetliners fit into the same pattern: two engines, …

Aviation

Arizona leader kills protest bill after widespread criticism

PHOENIX (AP) — The speaker of the Arizona House said he won't hear a bill that makes participating in or helping organize a protest that turns into a …

Pro-Life Leaders Respond to George W. Bush's Daughter Headlining Planned Parenthood Fundraiser

When President George W. Bush was in office, he had a strong record of being anti-abortion.<p>So some people find it perplexing that his daughter, …

Feminism

7 Ways Exceptionally Positive People Train Their Minds Every Day | Inc.com

Starting and growing a business is one of the hardest things you'll ever do. The road to startup success is full of mental and emotional demands, but the best founders can navigate a path in the face of uncertainty.<p>Trust is the pillar of the founder's journey. You must learn to trust yourself, and …

Jeff Sessions's Next Act? Making It Harder for Minorities to Vote

The attorney general signals that his Department of Justice will tolerate discrimination so long as it’s done “the right way.”<p>In 2011, the great state of Texas enacted one of the strictest voter-ID laws in the nation, requiring that each prospective voter present one of a very limited selection of …

Chicago breaks surprising 146-year-old weather record

Chicago isn't exactly known for having mild, snowless winters. The city is prone to frequent Arctic outbreaks with temperatures plunging below zero …

Protect your online privacy with the 5 best VPNs - ExtremeTech

By on February 28, 2017 at 11:03 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Ever get the feeling that …

Information Systems